New York, NY (Top40 Charts)
Current nominees Pablo
Alborán, Farruko, Maná, Prince
Royce, and Alejandro Sanz
as well as Paula Fernandes, Il Volo, Los Tigres Del Norte, Mariachi Sol De México, and Wisin
are the latest performers announced for the 16th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards. Mexican actress Jacqueline Bracamontes and Puerto Rican singer/songwriter and actress Roselyn Sánchez will co-host, together for the first time, the Latin music industry's premier event. The Biggest Night In Latin Music® will air live on the Univision Network Nov. 19 from 8-11 p.m. ET/PT (7 p.m. Central) from the MGM Grand Garden Arena
in Las Vegas. A very limited number of tickets are available for purchase via www.ticketmaster.com or www.mgmgrand.com.
Spanish singer/songwriter Pablo
Alborán has three nominations: Song Of The Year for "Por Fin," Best Contemporary Pop Vocal Album for Terral and Best Long Form Music
Video for Terral.
Puerto Rican reggaeton singer/songwriter Farruko, multiple Latin GRAMMY and GRAMMY® winners Maná and singer/songwriter Prince
Royce each received one nomination. Farruko
is nominated for Best Urban Music
Album for Farruko
Presents Los Menores. Maná are up for Best Pop/Rock Album for Cama Incendiada. In the Best Urban Song category Prince
Royce is nominated for "Back It Up (Spanish Version)" featuring Jennifer Lopez
Multiple Latin GRAMMY and GRAMMY winner Alejandro Sanz
received four nominations: Record Of The Year and Song Of The Year for "Un Zombie A La Intemperie" and Best Contemporary Pop Vocal Album and Album Of The Year for Sirope.
Previously announced performers include Julión Álvarez, Banda El Recodo
De Don Cruz Lizárraga, Bomba Estéreo with Will Smith, J Balvin, ChocQuibTown, Silvestre Dangond, Fifth Harmony, Juan Luis Guerra, Nicky Jam, Natalia
Lafourcade, Major Lazer
and MØ, Maluma, Ricky Martin, Matisse, Omi, Espinoza Paz, and Raquel Sofía. Additionally, the telecast will feature a special performance by 2015 Latin Recording Academy Person of the Year Roberto Carlos.
The 16th Latin GRAMMY Awards will be supported via Univision Radio
(the official Spanish-language radio network of the Latin GRAMMY Awards), and highlighted at www.latingrammy.com and www.univision.com/latingrammy, which will feature video interviews and photos, an extensive archive of past shows, a live-blog, and dedicated forums for fans to share their excitement leading up to the live broadcast. Additionally, the telecast will be distributed internationally to more than 80 countries.
Once again, LatinGRAMMY.com will offer exclusive behind-the-scenes coverage of the 16th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards via Latin GRAMMY en Vivo. The live stream will include interviews from various locations including the red carpet arrivals, the Latin GRAMMY Premiere™ ceremony, backstage, and the media center beginning at 2 p.m. PT/5 p.m. ET. For updates and breaking news, please visit LatinGRAMMY.com as well as The Latin Recording Academy social networks on Twitter (@LatinGRAMMYs) and Facebook.
Preceding the Latin GRAMMY Awards telecast, Univision will present exclusive "Noche De Estrellas
" ("Night Of The Stars") coverage of the celebrity arrivals direct from the Latin GRAMMY Awards red carpet starting at 7 p.m. ET/PT (6 p.m. Central). "Noche De Estrellas
" will feature live interviews and commentary on the stars and their fashion, and will provide viewers an intimate look at Latin music's most glamorous event while connecting fans with their favorite celebrities via social media.